Gh0stman has written 2 reviews for films rated during 2021.

  • Defending Jacob

    Defending Jacob

    Boring, drawn out, mediocre, and indecisive, Defending Jacob is an indefensibly monotonous and insubstantial drama. It's a show that literally can't make up its mind on any of its central figures or themes and merely just wallows in chic bourgeois miserablisms and mistakes strong storytelling as consisting of an endless and repetitious stoking of fears and doubts. One can find some of what it's attempting, a deconstruction of the contemporary information (or misinformation) era, interesting but the show cowardly backs…

  • The Little Things

    The Little Things

    At the near bottom of the barrel for serial killer movies, The Little Things is one of the laziest written and directed Hollywood films I've seen in a long while. Populated by paper thin characters, implausible plot turns, badly botched cop tropes done with no inspiration or creativity, and a totally nonsensical conclusion, The Little Things seems to get every damn little thing wrong. Jared Leto's villain is a complete non-entity realized with no believable foundations. Detective work passes as…